Definition of oligomycin in English:

oligomycin

noun

Pharmacology
  • Any of a group of antibiotics with anti-fungal activity, now used chiefly in the experimental inhibition of mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation.

Pronunciation

oligomycin

/ˌɒlɪɡə(ʊ)ˈmʌɪsɪn/ /ɒˌlɪɡə(ʊ)ˈmʌɪsɪn/

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Science.